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Local realtors present grant to Community Rebuilds
The South Eastern Utah Association of Realtors recently presented a $500 grant to Community Rebuilds of Moab. The grant, which was awarded through the organization’s Housing Opportunity Fund (UARHO...
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Grand County Credit Union looking to open Green River location soon
Ever since Key Bank closed its branch in Green River in June, residents of that community have been left without a financial institution. But the Grand County Credit Union (GCCU) will soon be allev...
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Local doctor donates vasectomy fees to non-profit groups
A local physician has contributed approximately $15,000 to local charities by collecting donations from the recipients of no-scalpel vasectomies performed at his Moab clinic. Through his program, D...
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New guide service aims to fill gap in backcountry offerings
A new backcountry guide service that specializes in custom journeys for small groups and families has opened in Moab. Deep Desert Expeditions, founded by Moab resident Mike Coronella, aims to fill ...
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  • Second Lives: Sara Melnicoff
    by Charli Engelhorn
    staff writer
    07.12.12 - 10:29 am

  • <b><i>SBDC Client of the Year...<br></b></i>
Moab Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Director Beth McCue (second from left) presents the SBDC Client of the Year award to Triassic Industries co-owner Scott Anderson during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, March 9. Also pictured are Triassic Industries co-owner Jenni Urbanczyk (left, holding her and Anderson’s daughter) and Utah State University Extension Business and Economic Development Center Director Marion Bentley. Photo by Murice D. Miller
    SBDC Client of the Year...
    Moab Small Business Development Center (SBDC) Director Beth McCue (second from left) presents the SBDC Client of the Year award to Triassic Industries co-owner Scott Anderson during a brief ceremony on Wednesday, March 9. Also pictured are Triassic Industries co-owner Jenni Urbanczyk (left, holding her and Anderson’s daughter) and Utah State University Extension Business and Economic Development Center Director Marion Bentley. Photo by Murice D. Miller
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    Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen holds a press conference in WashingtonThe Federal Reserve should raise interest rates "in the coming months" if the economy picks up as expected and jobs continue to be generated, U.S. central bank chief Janet Yellen said on Friday, bolstering the case for a rate increase in June or July. "It's appropriate ... for the Fed to gradually and cautiously increase our overnight interest rate over time, and probably in the coming months such a move would be appropriate," Yellen said during an appearance at Harvard University. Although Yellen expressed caution about too steep a rise in U.S. rates, she sounded more confident than she has in the past that the U.S. economy has rebounded from a weak winter and that inflation would edge higher toward the Fed's 2 percent target.


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    A street sign is seen in front of the New York Stock Exchange on Wall Street in New YorkBy Rodrigo Campos NEW YORK (Reuters) - Data on inflation and employment, two of the economic indicators most important to a "data-dependent" U.S. Federal Reserve are expected next week. While Fed policymakers will be looking at those numbers as they decide whether to raise key interest rates as soon as June, traders will read through them to try and get ahead of the Fed decision. The Fed has remained constant in using economic data to decide whether to raise the Fed funds rate.


    2016-05-27 18:14:47 -0600

    Traders work on the floor of the NYSE in New York(Reuters) - Wall Street rose on Friday and capped off its strongest week since March after U.S. Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen said an interest-rate hike would likely be appropriate "in the coming months."


    2016-05-27 14:29:48 -0600